Startups To Watch in 2011


The most successful startups are able to stay a step ahead of their competition by analyzing the current trends to predict the next hot application that will captivate the public. This French startup may just change a big part of the restaurant experience.

33 Personal Blogs of Startup Marketers We Love

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Personally, I have benefited a lot from reading these blogs, especially blogs published by startup marketers. And today, I’d love to take you on a deep-dive into personal blogs of startup marketers. 33 Blogs to Follow, Written by Some of the Very Best Startup Marketers.

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How to Use Social Media and Influencer Marketing to Launch a New Business, Product or App

Pam Moore

The key to a successful business, product, service, or mobile application launch is proper planning. Social media and influencer marketing can optimize the launch of new business, product, service, or mobile application launch with proper planning.

3 Ways to Turn Your Customers Into an Effective Marketing Channel

SocialTimes Twitter

A common challenge for startups is how to generate awareness and attract new customers. Twitter’s application-programming interface lets us measure the success of incentivized tweets beyond looking at the follower counts of accounts that authored them. Advertising/Marketing Twitter APIs Application-Programming Interfaces Awareness Aye Moah Boomerang Brendan Greenley Incentivized Tweets paywalls Pre-Populated Tweets Recommendations startups Word of Mouth Word-of-Mouth Marketing

Work On The Go With Podio’s New iPhone Application


And now, Podio has just released some interesting mobile applications for those who are always on the move! Check out this video to learn more about the new iPhone application and tell us if you plan to use Podio’s new apps.

Facebook Analytics for Apps Now Supports Messenger Bots; FbStart Program Welcomes Bot Developers

SocialTimes Facebook

Chat bots for Messenger debuted as part of the social network’s introduction of Messenger Platform at F8 in April , and Sridharan Ramanathan said in a blog post that more than 34,000 bots have been created for the messaging application since then.

4 Reasons Why Vine Couldn’t Keep Up

SocialTimes Twitter

After a failed first attempt, Twitter successfully acquired Vine for $30 million in October 2012 –before the then-three-person video application startup had even publicly launched.

MingleBird – The Next Big Thing?


Tweet All eyes on future development of success stories for application development lies within a triangle – the touch points of Social – Mobile – Game Design. I believe the last application (not being an actual game) to come out of this triangle that has turned big is LBS applications like Foursquare and Gowalla , with a call for human interaction, a game design to win mayor ships, badges etc – and all powered through your mobile.

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20+ Tips to Land a Job at a Startup: Get Hired at a Startup!


Landing a job at a startup can be exciting. They jump from startup to startup, and when one builds they move on to […]. The post 20+ Tips to Land a Job at a Startup: Get Hired at a Startup!

Technology Removes Technology

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Take a look at the Twitter mobile application, then take a look at your mobile experience. or a smart startup will. startup. What do you make of the meteoric rise of the iPhone and iPad ?

Is Marketing About To Get Really Creepy Or Really Good?

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Applications range from step-by-step indoor navigation, to product-level retail customer engagement, to proximity-based social networking." startup. Apple acquired a company last week. It's something to pay attention to. There is still one slightly unchartered territory that will - without question - be the last mile in marketing. It is the ability for a brand to deliver contextual and highly targeted marketing at the local retail level.

Cool Social Tools: PwrdBy


Startups are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms. ————-. PwrdBy has developed a mobile application platform built specifically for the nonprofit community.

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Twitter Acquires Yes, Names Founder Keith Coleman VP of Product

SocialTimes Twitter

CEO Jack Dorsey announced via tweet that Twitter acquired startup application developer Yes , and that Yes founder Keith Coleman is the social network’s new vice president of product. Revolving door Twitter acquisitions Adam Messinger Android Applications apps Developers Emoji emojis fabric Fortune frenzy gmail Jack Dorsey Jeff Seibert Keith Coleman Kia Kokalitcheva PayPal Photos Status Updates Videos WYD Yes

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #43

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"Every startup's dream is to become a platform, creating an entire ecosystem of developers and users that rely on their product. This diagram shows the vast array of tools and services that help developers build modern web applications, from commonplace components (search, maps) to the more esoteric (machine learning) It's no coincidence that Android , the Hydrogen of Google's world, reacts with pretty much everything." startup. web applications.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #99

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Startups, this is how design works. Wells Riley has a great (and well-designed) guidebook for startups that need to understand the fundamentals of design. For whatever reason, my mother just doesn't seem to connect with the fundamental metaphors that computers are built on: file/folder structure, and layers of open-but-not-in-use applications. startup. startups this is how design works.

Miss Those Old Style Retweets on Try This Kynetx Extension

Stay N' Alive

Disclaimer: I have no ownership or interest in Kynetx other than I think they’re a really cool, Utah-based, technology startup that gets us much closer to the web with no log in button.

Google Files for Trademark on the Word Glass

Bill Hartzer

Google has filed a trademark application on the word glass. The Wall Street Journal first reported that a trademark application has been filed. Arstechnica goes on to say that the USPTO had responded to their original trademark application saying that there was a problem with it.

How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

In parallel, push button private content curation emerged as Instapaper (2008), Evernote (2008), Read It Later (around the same time) all launched applications to allow users to collect and later read content. I am an entrepreneur obsessed with technology and startups. Elad Blog.

5 Financial Areas Where Small Businesses Could Use Some Help


From cash flow gaps to applicable industry regulations, there are certain financially related areas where small businesses could use some professional guidance. As startups and small businesses gain traction and grow, so does their accounting systems.

How LinkedIn Endorsements Can Work for Your Small Business

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Get out there and meet these fellow SMBs by asking and answering questions in the Startups and Small Businesses Category of LinkedIn Answers and joining LinkedIn Groups ,” it encourages on its website. This is a guest post by Sarah Levy.

How Blab Went From an Idea on a Napkin to the Hottest Thing in Social Media

Convince & Convert

When a team of Idealab innovators gets a little burnt out, Brittany’s experience with crafting Blab is a great lesson on getting back into that startup mentality and emerging with a pioneering software idea. Social customer care’s role in a successful startup environment.

Miss Those Old Style Retweets on Try This Kynetx Extension

Stay N' Alive

Disclaimer: I have no ownership or interest in Kynetx other than I think they're a really cool, Utah-based, technology startup that gets us much closer to the web with no log in button.

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand


Useful for all companies — from startups to enterprises — KnowledgeVision helps you create video and audio presentations and make them available via Web browsers and mobile devices. Successful content marketing initiatives have many moving parts.

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The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Another new form of spam which many are familiar with is how Facebook applications constantly push triggers and notifications to us through our friends. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion.

16 Enigmatic Business Blogging and Other Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

” For example*: Videoconferencing and unified communications provider Advanced AV writes about meaningful applications for video technology, such as keeping sick children engaged and reshaping healthcare delivery. 19% of startups use blogs for marketing. (

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5 Sure Fire Social Media Tactics To Jump Start Your Job Search

Jason Yormark

I was competing with thousands of other job applicants with my traditional cover letter and resume, and regardless of my qualifications, was often buried in an inbox of competition. Instead, use a tool like Google Reader and subscribe to job listings where applicable. 3 Up & Coming Social Media Tactics Every Small Business or Startup Should Consider.

How to Run Windows on your Mac


Boot Camp requires the user to boot into the operating system during startup. Your applications integrate seamlessly in OS X; just click and run.

Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool


Startups are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms. The application promotes participation and integration of marketing.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I’m a work at home mom who operates as a consultant, ad sales manager for Mashable, and soon-to-be startup founder all from one single Dell laptop which I use as a desktop. It’s a great application to handle multiple accounts.

[Cool Social Tools] The Power of Breezio


Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps!

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23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

To help, J-P De Clerck looks at several strategic content marketing frameworks, including the seven “building blocks” framework from Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose and the 4-step content marketing framework for startups from Lee Odden.

Blog #7.1: The Rise of AI


Their number increased nearly 6x, from roughly 70 in 2011 to nearly 400 in 2015 and is predicted to grow to over 1000 startups in AI funded by 2017.[iii]. Series 7 – The Rise of AI: The Perfect World or The Perfect Storm?

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How to Write a Great Social Media Manager Job Description (and Hire a Top Social Media Manager)

Buffer Social

The job description is one of the first few things potential applicants read and a well-written job description can increase the chances of you hiring the best social media manager for your company. The location can matter a lot to applicants, especially if they have to move their families.

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Facebook Announces FbStart Apps of the Year, New Partners, Benefits

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Archibong also revealed that FbStart will begin offering monthly office hours, or online access to different Facebook teams for startup developers to better learn how to build products with Facebook’s developer tools and deal with challenges. Founded by married couple Richard Zenn and Carol Lai , the application features more than 30,000 videos with features such as bilingual subtitles, an online dictionary, sentence repeat and recording.

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The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

Buffer Social

Today, Pulse no longer operates as a separate application within LinkedIn. Startup Founder, Gretta van Riel , explains just how powerful LinkedIn has been for her content: Video content.

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

How to Leverage Applicant Tracking Systems To Land a Job. Latest Startups News. Startups. Startups Lists. Startups. startup. Startups. Startups.

Never Run Out of Content to Share: 70+ Places to Curate Great Content

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If you liked this list, you might also like our lists for content marketing blogs , advanced marketing blogs , and personal blogs of startup marketers. Startup. Inside Intercom : Thoughts, tips, and lessons learned on marketing, product management, customer support, design, and startups from five years of product building. . Tomasz Tunguz’s blog : Daily, data-driven blog posts about key questions facing startups. .

Text Analytics in the Cloud

Net-Savvy Executive

If you're a software developer (I'm not), you might find it easy to throw together a new application. There, that should be enough for another 300 social media analysis startups. :-).

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Social Media News Ticker: Edit Your Facebook ‘Look Back,’ LinkedIn Kills ‘Intro,’ Twitter Debuts Data Grant Program

The Realtime Report

LinkedIn to acquire job-seeking site Bright for $120 million – data-driven job search startup Bright is LinkedIn’s largest acquisition to date; Bright used algorithms to match job seekers to positions (re/code).

9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Buffer Social

While Instagram still doesn’t allow publishing through its web application, there are many tools that allow you to create your Instagram posts on desktop first.